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NEW YORK, July 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ORBIS and its global team of volunteer eye care specialists completed an intensive three-week program in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia (June 19 - July 7) aboard ORBIS International's signature Flying Eye Hospital - a state-of-the-art hospital with wings.
HAILAR, Inner Mongolia, China, June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China-Russia-Mongolia Economic and Trade Negotiations and Product Fair (hereinafter referred to as "Fair") is developing smoothly with the cooperation of the adjacent local governments and all walks of life in the above mentioned three.
WASHINGTON, June 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) and MIAT Mongolian Airlines have announced an order for two Next-Generation 737-800 airplanes and one 767-300ER (extended range) airplane.
DALLAS, May 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Genghis Grill - The Mongolian Stir Fry, has proven that 48 'khantestants' can lose 1087 lbs in 90 days.
Birch mouse is now 9 million years older than previously known and migrated from Asia to North America.
BEIJING, May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Yongye International, Inc.
--National Geographic-supported project searches for tomb of Genghis Khan, with help of virtual explorers worldwide-- BETHESDA, MD, May 5 /PRNewswire/ - Stratos Global, the leading global provider of advanced mobile and fixed-site remote communications solutions, today announced it has continued its support of the world-renowned survey that is identifying archaeological sites in Genghis Khan's homeland - Mongolia's most sacred heritage area. During the expedition's second phase,...
Wild asses are descendants of the original ancestors of the horse and the donkey, but unfortunately most species of wild ass are now in danger of extinction.
In the news release, Lotus Pharmaceuticals Responds to Investor Concerns in Exclusive Interview, issued 25-Apr-2011 by Lotus Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
BEIJING, April 25, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Lotus Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
The Mongolian death worm is a cryptid that is claimed to inhabit the Gobi Desert. It lives underground in hibernation except for the months of June and July. It will surface from its underground habitat when it rains and soaks the ground. It is alleged to kill its prey from a distance. It either sprays an acidic venom that dissolves anything it touches, or by an electrical discharge. According to legend, touching the worm will cause severe pain or instant death. Locals have claimed that...
The Mongolian-Manchurian grassland ecoregion, known also as the Mongolian-Manchurian Steppe, located in the temperate grassland Biome, is found in Mongolia, the Chinese Autonomous region of Inner Mongolia and northeastern China. The grassland covers an area of 342,600 square miles. This Palearctic temperate grasslands, savannas, and shrublands ecoregion of the Temperate grasslands, savannas, and shrublands Biome, creates a large crescent around the Gobi Desert, stretching across central...
The Asian badger or sand badger (Meles leucurus) is native to The Korean Peninsula, China, Kazakhstan, and Russia. Its range includes Mongolia and the Urals in the southeast portion of Russia. It prefers a habitat within open woodlands with deciduous vegetation next to pastures, but it will reside in steppe lands, scrublands, coniferous forests, and mixed woodlands. This badger species can be found at an elevation of up to 13,000 feet and is separated from the European badger by the Volga...
Symbol: THMO10 Group: Lichen Family: Thrombiaceae Growth Habit: Lichenous Native Status: NA N Classification: Kingdom Fungi – Fungi Division Ascomycota – Sac fungi Class Ascomycetes Family Thrombiaceae Genus Thrombium Wallr. – thrombium lichen Species Thrombium mongolicum H. Magn. – Mongolia thrombium lichen
Protoceratops, meaning “first horned face,” is a genus of herbivorous ceratopsian dinosaur from the Campanian stage of the Late Cretaceous Period (83 to 70 million years ago) in what is now Mongolia. The first specimen was discovered by photographer JB Shackelford in 1922 in the Gobi desert while working with an expedition looking for human ancestors. The photographer did not uncover any human remains but did find many specimens of fossilized Protoceratops, along with other dinosaurs of...
- Monstrous in size or character; huge; prodigious; monstrously perverse, savage, cruel, etc.